Almost each region of Pakistan is stacked with a lot of medicinal plants. Due to high cost and unavailability of allopathic medicines for the neurological illnesses, especially in rural spaces, traditional healers prescribe phytotherapy for quite a lot of neurological illnesses like epilepsy, despair, nervousness, insomnia, Alzheimer, and migraine. Such treatments are regarded as to be most effective by way of the local other folks. Methods. The data was accumulated from articles published on medicinal vegetation of various districts of Pakistan, using article search engines like Medline, Pubmed, Web of Science, Science Direct, and Google Scholar.

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Let’s start selection of ten herbs of the March 2020.  The herbs of the March include:

  1. Ayokanda: The common name is Ayokanda while scientific name is Achyranthes aspera , it is belong to Amaranthaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Sargodha. It is use as Nerve tonic, the most common parts are Leaves and Shoot and the mode of application is Paste of dried leaves and shoots is applied on head.
  2. Backyanra: The common name is Backyanra while scientific name is Ailanthus altissima , it is belong to Simarubacea family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Malakand. It is use as Hysteria, the most common parts are Bark and the mode of application is Decoction of bark to make tea.
  3. Sirin: The common name is Sirin while scientific name is Albizia lebbeck, it is belong to Mimosaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Mianwali. It is use as Depression, Migraine and Anxiety, the most common parts are Roots and the mode of application is Decoction of root to make tea.
  4. Ooga: The common name is Ooga while scientific name is Allium sativum, it is belong to Amaryllidaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Swat. It is use as Hysteria and Epilepsy, the most common parts are Bulbs and Leaves and the mode of application is Decoction of bulbs and leaves.
  5. Geiray: The common name is Geiray while scientific name is Alnus nitida, it is belong to Betulaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Dir. It is use as Insomnia, the most common parts are Flowers and the mode of application is Powder of dried flowers mixed with water and used orally.
  6. Waglon: The common name is Waglon while scientific name is Alternanthera sessilis, it is belong to Amaranthaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Bahawalpur. It is use as Neuralgia and Sedative, the most common parts are Leaves and the mode of application is Sniffing of leaves sap.
  7. Billy booti: The common name is Billy booti while scientific name is Anagallis arvensis, it is belong to Primulaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Bahawalpur. It is use as Nervine, mania and Epilepsy, the most common parts are Whole plant and the mode of application is Extract of whole plant.
  8. Jaukay: The common name is Jaukay while scientific name is Artemisia scoparia, it is belong to Asteraceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Dir. It is use as Epilepsy, the most common parts are Roots and the mode of application is Powder of roots taken with water.
  9. Phala-moosa: The common name is Phala-moosa while scientific name is Asparagus officinalis, it is belong to Asparagaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Lahore. It is use as Insomnia, the most common parts are Leaves and the mode of application is Tea of leaves are used on empty stomach.
  10. Bargak: The common name is Bargak while scientific name is Atropa accuminata, it is belong to Solanaceae family of the plants. It’s most commonly found in Dir. It is use as Insomnia and narcotic, the most common parts are Leaves and the mode of application is Powder of leaves are taken with water.

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